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Business Plan Tools

Click below to download a business plan template:   BUSINESS PLAN TEMPLATE (PDF) BUSINESS PLAN TEMPLATE (Word) PROFORMA CASH FLOW TEMPLATE   Click below to download the Basic Business Planning webinar or slides:   BASIC BUSINESS PLANNING WEBINAR: recorded 4/27/2021 … View >>

Grant writing tips

General tips for writing the proposal The following tips have been provided to guide you as you prepare your WNC AgOptions application. Not all the tips/questions will be applicable to your particular project, and these tips do not represent ALL … View >>

Frequently Asked Questions

Are grants for farmers available? In 2021, grants of $3,000 and $6,000 were awarded to qualifying farmers diversifying their operations in the following counties/units: Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Clay, Cherokee, Cleveland, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, … View >>

Contact Us

North Carolina Cooperative Extension ServiceWest District County Centerswest.ces.ncsu.edu WNC AgOptions Home Office: WNC Communities594 Brevard RoadAsheville, NC 28806 Phone: (828) 252-4783Fax: (828) 251-9532 Email: agoptions@wnccommunities.orgPhone: (828) 252-4783 Supporting Organizations: www.ces.ncsu.edu www.tobaccotrustfund.org www.wnccommunities.org